SOC331H1: Technology and Society

Hours: 
24L/12T

This course analyzes the interplay between new communication technologies and society. It will consider how technological developments affect social systems, and conversely, how social systems affect the nature and use of technology. Much of the course will be devoted to studying the impact of computerization and the advent of the information highway. This is a program-only course and is restricted to sociology majors and specialists.

Prerequisite: 

SOC201H1, SOC202H1, SOC204H1 & 1.0 FCE from SOC251H1/​ SOC252H1/​ SOC254H1

Exclusion: 
Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)